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LTS Tie Down Strap
LTS Tie Down Strap
LTS Tie Down Strap
LTS Tie Down Strap
LTS Tie Down Strap
LTS Tie Down Strap

The LTS Tie Down Strap provides a tension connection between two members. They resist uplift at the heel of a truss economically. The 76mm bend section eliminates interference at the transition points between steel members. 

Material

Carbon Steel 1.3mm thick

Finish

Z275 Galvanised

Features & Benefits
  • Ideal steel frame tidedown for rafter/truss to stud connection
  • Straps do not need to be wrapped over the truss to achieve the allowable load
  • The LTS has a small bend section to reduce interference at the transition points between the two members
  • Versatile with two lengths offered to fit the specific application
Installation
  • Use all specified fasteners 
  • Not all fastener holes need to be filled as additional fastener holes are provided. Install fasteners symmetrically
  • All straps have the twist in the center of the strap
  • Twist straps do not have to be wrapped over the truss to achieve the load
Applications
  • Steel Frame Applications
Model No. Table

Model No.

L (mm)

Fasteners (Total)

LRFD Uplift Load (KN)

Rafter/Stud/Joist Thickness

0.75mm

0.95mm

1.15mm

LTS12

305

10 - 10g

6 - 10g

6 - 10g

5.2

LTS16

406

 

1. Loads are based on attachment to a minimum 0.75mm steel thickness.

2. Not all fastener holes need to be filled as additional fastener holes are provided.

3. Install fasteners symmetrically. Install half of the fasteners on each end of strap to achieve full loads.

4. All straps have the twist in the center of the strap.

5. LTS straps do not have to be wrapped over the truss to achieve the load.

6. May be installed on the inside flange of the stud.

 
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